The Governor of Maryland Martin O'Malley and his Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown have both cast their votes as the state starts to get back on track after hurricane Sandy.
While New Jersey is still taking stock of the aftermath of the storm, the two Presidential candidates will today return to their campaigns.
How cynical should we be? Is this a President doing his job as comforter-in-chief or a man desperate to boost his chances of re-election?
Romney holds a hurricane relief event in Ohio, while Obama cancels his event there in order to stay in Washington to respond to Sandy.